7 Best Tourist Attractions in Ubud
Ubud is one of the tourist areas in Bali, there are many interesting tourist attractions in Ubud that you can try when you are in Ubud. Here are 7 of the best tourist attractions in Ubud that you must try. The best experience that you will never forget while visiting ubud
1. Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary (Image Credit : @maelleleravallec)
Ubud Monkey Forest, is a sanctuary and natural habitat for Balinese long-tailed macaques. Located in Padangtegal, Ubud, Bali. About 1260 monkeys live in this nature reserve. They are divided into 10 groups, namely the front of the main temple, the forest conservation group, the center point group, the east group, the michelin group, the ashram group, the roof and the cemetery group. Here you can interact with the monkeys and see lots of monkeys roaming around and living side by side with local residents
Location : F7J6+889, Ubud, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571
2. Tegenungan Waterfall
Tegenungan Waterfall (Image Credit : @1ka_myk)
Tegenungan Waterfall is one of the most popular and visited waterfalls in Bali. Located within a tropical forest in Kemenuh Village, Sukawati District, Gianyar Regency, Bali, Indonesia. Tegenungan Waterfall offers a beautiful view on the hidden spaces of Bali. The trees that bloom around it successfully complement the beauty of this waterfall. Especially in the morning, the beauty of the verdant wilderness will be maximized when the sun shines peeking from above.
Location : Jl. Ir. Sutami, Kemenuh, Kec. Sukawati, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80581
3. Elephant Cave
Elephant Cave (Image Credit : @umberto_d)
Although the origin of the cave is uncertain, it is believed to have been built as a place for spiritual meditation. One of the folklore tells that it was created by the legendary giant fingernail Kebo Iwa. However, looking at the style, the shrine probably dates back to the 11th century Balinese Kingdom. This complex contains Hindu and Buddhist imagery, as the cave contains lingam and yoni, symbols of Shiva, and images of Ganesha, while on the banks of the river there are carved images of stupas and chattra, images of Buddhism.
Location : Bedulu, Kec. Blahbatuh, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali
4. Neka Art Museum
Neka Art Museum (Image Credit : @st0rm_78)
The Neka Art Museum, formerly known as the Neka Museum, is unique in its collection of foreign artworks by Balinese, Indonesian and other foreign artists all inspired by the natural beauty, life and culture of Bali. The collections of the high quality Neka Art Museum have become a source of inspiration, information, research and education for many people in Indonesia and abroad. In this way, future generations of artists, particularly in Bali, can take advantage of them and develop their position in the national and global community, while visitors gain a better understanding and appreciation of Balinese art and culture.
Location : Jalan Raya Sanggingan Campuhan, Kedewatan, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571
5. Ubud Traditional Art Market
Ubud Traditional Art Market (Image Credit : @hellaerikaad)
The Ubud Traditional Art Market which is locally known as ‘Pasar Seni Ubud’ is located opposite the Puri Saren Royal Ubud Palace and is open daily. Ubud Art Market is the best art market in Bali, where you can find beautiful silk scarves, light shirts, handmade woven bags, baskets or hats and many other handicraft items. The location of the Ubud Traditional Art Market which is centered among art-producing villages, and is directly across from the royal palace which is the focal point to Ubud itself, makes it a strategic shopping spot for Balinese handicrafts and souvenirs.
Location : Jl. Raya Ubud No.35, Ubud, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571
6. Satria Coffee Plantation
Satria Coffee Plantation (Image Credit : @johnbfit)
Taste authentic Bali teas and coffees at Satria Agrowisata, located in a lush jungle setting. This tourist attraction remains best known for offering kopi luwak or civet coffee, produced with beans previously eaten, partially digested, and then excreted by the Asian palm civet, a small tree-climbing animal. Despite–or because of–this undeniably unappealing production method, kopi luwak remains among the most expensive coffees on the planet.
Location : Lodtunduh, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571
7. Campuhan Ridge Walk
Campuhan Ridge Walk (Image Credit : @isisr9)
Enjoying the sunset on the beach in Bali is never boring. However, there’s nothing wrong if you occasionally try new activities when traveling to the Island of the Gods. Campuhan Ridge Walk, a destination that offers beautiful panoramas. This destination must be included in the bucket list, especially for those of you who miss the beautiful natural scenery.
Location : Kelusa, Payangan, Jl. Raya Campuhan, Sayan, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571